DHAKA: A housewife committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at East Jurain of Kadamtali area in the city on Sunday (November 19).
The deceased was identified as Sadia Afreen Momo, 19, wife of Rakib Hasan of the same area.
Rakib Hasan said that they got married about three years ago. He has been unemployed recently which was a cause of discord between them.
After having quarrel in the morning, Sadia bolted her door. With no response from indoor, Rakib had no other way than to break into her room after a lot of shouting at her.
Sadia was discovered hanging from her room’s ceiling fan on the second floor of the building at 12:30 pm.
Later, she was taken to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where the on duty doctors declared her dead.
Sub-Inspector (SI) Bacchu Miah at DMCH police camp told Banglanews that the body was kept for post-mortem.
BDST: 1820 HRS, NOV 19, 2017